Republic of the Congo joins iron ore producing countries

Republic of the Congo has just joined the circle of iron-ore producing countries. The first train towing 20 cars containing 40 tons each of this ore stopped at the central station of Pointe-Noire, the economic hub on Friday.

This iron comes from the south western town of Mayoko, about 300 kilometres northwest of Pointe-Noire. It is produced by the Sapro SA Group.

The project is owned by Paul Obambi, a billionaire investor in the Congo Republic, according to bloomberg.

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